Published: 14 July 2011 14 July 2011
GE has signed a contract with local developer Cong Ly Company Ltd. to provide 10 of its 1.6-82.5 wind turbines and operations and maintenance services for phase one of the Bac Lieu Wind Farm, totaling 16MW of power generation capacity.
Cong Ly Company Ltd. also has plans for a second phase of the project, which would add up tp 120MW. Located about 200 kilometers southwest of Ho Chi Minh City, the Bac Lieu project will be the first wind farm in the Mekong Delta. The GE wind turbines chosen for this project feature an 82.5 meter rotor for class III wind conditions.